Chelydra serpentina
Chelydra serpentina
(Snapping Turtle)
Native Transplant

72 results for Chelydra serpentina (Snapping Turtle)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
276053 AZMaricopacanals near Phoenix2006 15060106 Lower Saltestablished
115763 AZMaricopaPapago Park fish hatchery (deserted), Phoenix1980 15060106 Lower Saltunknown
115784 AZMaricopaPapago Park ponds, Phoenix1997 15060106 Lower Saltestablished
115783 AZMaricopaPapago Park ponds, Phoenix1997 15060106 Lower Saltunknown
115724 CA state non-specific1991 18000000 California Regionunknown
156030 CAFresnoFresno1976 18030009 Upper Dryunknown
115696 CAKernPoso Creek at Bakersfield-Glenville road1967 18030004 Upper Posounknown
258489 CALakeClear Lake2008 18020116 Upper Cacheunknown
775512 CALos AngelesEdwards Air Force Base, East Ave, Piute Ponds1996 18090206 Antelope-Fremont Valleysunknown
115693 CALos AngelesEl Dorado Park, city of Long Beach1994 18070106 San Gabrielunknown
156032 CALos AngelesLakewood1976 18070106 San Gabrielunknown
156031 CALos AngelesPalos Verdes1976 18070106 San Gabrielunknown
115906 CALos AngelesPiute Ponds, Edwards Air Force Base, at East Ave, 2289 ft elevation1996 18090206 Antelope-Fremont Valleysunknown
871826 CALos Angelessmall pool on southern bank of the Santa Clara River wash approximately 100m upstream of the Sierra Hwy bridge2015 18070102 Santa Claraunknown
156029 CAMarinCorte Madera1976 18050002 San Pablo Bayunknown
158672 CAMarinPhoenix Lake; Marine Municipal Water District; on the nw side of Mount Tamalpais2004 18050002 San Pablo Bayunknown
158671 CAMarinPhoenix Lake; Marine Municipal Water District; on the nw side of Mount Tamalpais2004 18050002 San Pablo Bayunknown
873254 CAOrangepond in NE corner of Mile Square Regional Park2015 18070201 Seal Beachunknown
115697 CASan DiegoBuena Vista lagoon, immediately west of I-5, city of Oceanside1996 18070303 San Luis Rey-Escondidounknown
159225 CASan DiegoEl Cajon1972 18070304 San Diegounknown
237031 CASan DiegoSan Diego River1999 18070304 San Diegoestablished
775508 CASan Luis ObispoOso Flaco Lake, 8 km S of Grover City1998 18060006 Central Coastalunknown
156033 CASanta BarbaraAndree Clark Bird Refuge1999 18060013 Santa Barbara Coastalunknown
775520 CASanta BarbaraGoleta; UCSB Lagoon1976 18060013 Santa Barbara Coastalunknown
156034 CASanta BarbaraSanta Barbara1999 18060013 Santa Barbara Coastalunknown

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/22/2024].

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